How to Celebrate International Sculpture Day

Categories: Blog
Why This Matters: International Sculpture Day is a celebration event held worldwide on or around April 24 to advance the creation and understanding of sculpture and its unique, vital contribution to society. By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Sculpture not only enhances our quality of life, it influences how we live our lives. Whether large or …

Read More

How well do you know Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s public art?

Categories: ASC, Blog, Home Featured
Why it’s important: Public art creates livable cities, enhances neighborhood identity, strengthens economic development, educates children and adults and enriches the spirit and pride of citizens. Compiled by Bernie Petit Communications Manager It’s been said (at least by us) that you wouldn’t know Charlotte-Mecklenburg without its public art, which begs the question: Just how well …

Read More

Celebrating Charlotte’s oldest sculpture and International Sculpture Day

Categories: ASC, Blog, Uncategorized

Why This Matters: Sculptural works like Arnaldo Pomodoro’s “Il Grande Disco” will be celebrated in April on International Sculpture Day. By Emily Sogard Cultural & Community Investment Intern International Sculpture Day, which is April 24, is a great excuse to get outside to enjoy the spring weather and all of the wonderful sculpture found in …

Read More